Student Conduct: Policies and Regulations- Harassment – Sexual or Racial

Category: Harassment Policies School: Brown University Statement Rating: Yellow Last updated: September 18, 2017

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Sexual harassment is understood to encompass a wide range of behavior, including the coercion of a person into a sexual relationship, the subjection of the person to inappropriate verbal or physical sexual attention, and retaliation for a refusal to comply with sexual demands.

Racial harassment is generally defined as the subjection of an individual or group to abusive or threatening actions based on race. Brown regards all incidents of racial harassment, whether verbal, written or physical as violations of the University’s Tenets of Community Behavior.

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